Courses for AY 2021-2022

This page lists the tentative courses in the Psychology major for academic year 2021-2022.

Colour key:
Required course for the Psychology Major and Minor (the Capstone is also required for Majors)
Lab course
Elective – those indicated with a star (*) are “core” courses. For those considering practitioner degrees (Masters in clinical or educational psychology), it may be helpful to take a course in each core area (social, developmental, abnormal, cognitive, and biological) and to take more courses than the major requires.

 

Semester 1
YSS2201, Introduction to Psychology (2 sections), Cheung

YSS2216, Statistics and Research Methods for Psychology, Lee

YSC2231, Foundations of Neuroscience (cross-listed with Life Sciences), Mathuru
YSS3214*, Abnormal Psychology, Keng

YSS3252, Lab in Applying Psychology to Public Policy, Liu
YSS3279, Lab in Social Psychology, O’Keefe
YSS3285, Organizational Psychology, Yip
YSS3317, Adolescent Development, Lee

YSS4202, Goals and Motivation, O’Keefe
YSS4206B, Topics in Psychology: Love in the age of technology, Liu
YSS4230, Psychology of Mindfulness, Keng
YSS4102, Psychology Capstone Project, Lee

 

Semester 2 (Note that this list is tentative; expect both additions and changes!)
YSS2201, Introduction to Psychology (2 sections), Liu
YSS2216, Statistics and Research Methods for Psychology, Prasad 
YSS3215*, Cognitive Psychology, Asplund
YSS3219*, Developmental Psychology, Cheung
YSS3278*, Social Psychology, O’Keefe
[At least one lab course TBD]
YSS????, [new course], O’Keefe

YSS????, Hormones and Behaviour, Prasad
YSS????, Social and Educational Interventions, Lee
YSS4241, Parenting and Child Development, Cheung
YSS4102, Psychology Capstone Project, Lee